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Columnists | The Asian Age

Azadi march sways towards populism of a religious kind

The maulana has remained concerned about the establishment’s engagement with the clergy without taking him on board.

19 Nov 2019 12:05 AM

The rise and rise of Lanka’s Rajapaksas

India, partner or adversary, lies in the hands of the new strongman in Sri Lanka.

19 Nov 2019 12:03 AM

Rahul delayed Cong Maha bid; snub by Modi angers Punjab

The Nehru-Gandhi scion may have stepped down as party chief but, from all accounts, Sonia does not take any major decision without consulting him.

18 Nov 2019 7:22 AM

Momentum of inertia, govt remains in denial

The hectic legislative schedule of the BJP on establishing a proto Hindu rashtra with lawful approval masks a curious and intriguing deletion.

18 Nov 2019 1:58 AM

You are cordially invited to the funeral of Balie Vizo

The widow sits in silence. Her nose has finally stopped bleeding but her lips have not stopped swelling.

17 Nov 2019 12:48 AM

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Shiv Sena wins, Cong gains in Maha battle of wills

The first takeaway from this likely scenario is that the BJP-Shiv Sena coalition has failed.

17 Nov 2019 12:05 AM

Modi’s diplomacy: Law of diminishing returns?

China proclaims the utility of Brics to forge cooperation among the emerging economies as the world undergoes a “new industrial revolution”.

16 Nov 2019 12:10 AM

After the coup, future unclear: Will Bolivia head for polls?

The kind of bluster associated with Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez was seemingly alien to his nature.

15 Nov 2019 7:00 AM

Advantage Gotabaya as Lanka votes tomorrow?

A surfeit of candidates may be seen as an indication of greater public enthusiasm for participation in the democratic process.

15 Nov 2019 12:58 AM

Will Trump impeachment hearings only be great TV?

Republican bravado being what it is, the case against impeachment is looking strong.

14 Nov 2019 1:28 AM

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Muslims should live with Ayodhya ruling

The hard reality that there still prevail extremist elements in our country who tend to try and provoke communal fires periodically cannot be ignored.

14 Nov 2019 1:24 AM

Fadnavis’ stock takes a hit as Maha mess grows

This is only the third time President’s Rule has been imposed in Maharashtra, after 1980 and 2014.

13 Nov 2019 1:46 AM

Few faiths can match Sikhism’s vivid rainbow of eclectic heroes

Allama Iqbal saw him as the seer who raised hopes for India’s social enlightenment after the country exiled Buddhism to foreign shores.

13 Nov 2019 12:40 AM

Maulana’s stir to ‘oust’ Imran: Who’s funding the protests?

Basically, clerical leaders can bring huge numbers on to the streets at the drop of a turban.

12 Nov 2019 3:17 AM

After verdict, Hindutva agenda likely to expand

The Supreme Court set aside the high court judgment making a three-way split of the disputed land on the following basis.

12 Nov 2019 3:12 AM

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Unpacking Fascism’s biggity architecture

The principal focus of Fascist architecture was public buildings and boulevards.

11 Nov 2019 12:32 AM

Habeas corpus is habeas carcass in Kashmir Valley

The time is come to consider the basics of the legal outrage of imprisonment without trial called ‘preventive detention’.

11 Nov 2019 12:27 AM

A Solomonic verdict, but not quite closure

Advani is still the popular villain of the liberal set because he set off on his Rath Yatra wanting a Ram Mandir built in Ayodhya.

10 Nov 2019 12:00 AM

Can Kartarpur lead to better India-Pak ties?

Guru Nanak obtained enlightenment at a moment of great spiritual churn in India.

09 Nov 2019 12:36 AM

Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s stir multi-legged race of rivals

Today’s parliaments are no longer under threat from below as much as from without and within.

08 Nov 2019 2:36 AM

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